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Emperors and historiography

collected essays on the literature of the Roman Empire by Daniël den Hengst

by DaniГ«l den Hengst

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • History and criticism,
  • Emperors,
  • Scriptores historiae Augustae,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementintroduced and edited by D.W.P. Burgersdijk and J.A. van Waarden ; adiuvante Hanna Schreuders ; indices conscripsit Petrus Burgersdijk
    SeriesMnemosyne supplements -- Monographs on Greek and Roman language and literature -- v. 319
    ContributionsBurgersdijk, D. W. P. (Diederik W. P.), Waarden, J. A. van (Joop A. van)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 362 p.
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27035947M
    ISBN 109004174389
    ISBN 109789004174382
    LC Control Number2010290854
    OCLC/WorldCa465389663

    Senior Thesis: Historiographical Survey of the Decline of the Roman Empire The question of why the Roman Empire declined and faded from existence is perhaps one of the most extensively studied fields in the discipline, being exhausted by multiple angles of inquiry since at least the fifth century of the Common Era.


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In this collection of essays Roman historical and biographical texts are studied from a literary point of view. The main interest of the author, Dani l den Hengst, professor emeritus of Latin at the University of Amsterdam, concerns the development of Roman historiography, the ways in which Roman historians present their work and the intertextual relations between these works and.

Emperors and Historiography Collected Essays on the Literature of the Roman Empire by Daniël den Hengst Series: Mnemosyne, Supplements, Volume: ; E-Book ISBN: Publisher: Brill Online Publication Date. Emperors and Historiography (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum) by author (Author), J.

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